Mayo Clinic's new imaging technology accurately identifies a broad spectrum of liver disease
The detection of cirrhosis by mre
when compared to liver biopsy results was 88 perce... virus, slowly damages the liver over decades.
research began at Mayo Clinic about 10 years ago. ...s seconds to conduct. Mayo Clinic is already using mre
to diagnose patients with liver conditions. Resear...
New Imaging Identifies Types of Liver Disease
...lwalkar said in a Mayo news release.
In this study, the researchers used mre
to check 113 patients, aged 19 to 78, who had a wide variety of liver disea...t treated in time, can lead to incurable cirrhosis.
The study found that mre
was 88 percent accurate in detecting cirrhosis and 97 percent accurate in i...
MRE could provide a definitive diagnosis for people with muscle pain, Mayo Clinic study shows
...mages of the bodys internal tissues and organs, an mre
measures the elasticity of tissue as it is gently ...pilot study provide a strong basis to suspect that mre
technology can identify changes in muscle tone and...iagnostic test for myofascial pain syndrome.
employs standard MRI equipment with a few modifica...
MRE, An Accurate Tool for Non-invasive Diagnosis of Liver Diseases
As part of one study, researchers conducted mre
examinations of 57 individuals with chronic liver ...hy volunteers.
The researchers found that mre
accurately detects fibrosis with high sensitivity ...
The second study was conducted to see whether mre
can accurately measure portal hypertension, or hig...
MRI Development Yields Breakthrough in Diagnosis of Liver Fibrosis
...n liver fibrosis with those of 12 healthy participants. This pilot trial of mre
showed strikingly elevated stiffness in patients with fibrosis and that the...iopsies in all these patients aren't possible. Non-invasive monitoring with mre
of those at risk would detect the problem early and help assess the effect ...
Coral reef fish harbor an unexpectedly high biodiversity of parasites
...grisette are strictly specific: they live exclusively on this fish.
A second investigation focused on the malabar grouper (Epinephelus malabaricus, mre
loche). It confirmed the diversity of monogenean gill parasites of the New Caledonian coral reef. For this second grouper species, 11 species of assoc...